The Coca-Cola Company

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The Coca-Cola Company
Traded asNYSEKO
Dow Jones Industrial Average Component
S&P 500 Component
When it was created1886 (1886)
People who started itAsa Griggs Candler
HeadquartersCoca-Cola headquarters,
Atlanta, Georgia
, U.S.
Area servedWorldwide
Key peopleMuhtar Kent
(Chairman & CEO)
Things madeList of The Coca-Cola Company products
Money earnedIncrease US$48.01 billion (2012)[1]
Operating incomeIncrease US$10.84 billion (2012)[1]
Net incomeIncrease US$9.01 billion (2012)[1]
Total assetsIncrease US$86.17 billion (2012)[1]
Total equityIncrease US$32.79 billion (2012)[1]
Employees146,200 (Dec 2011)[2]
SubsidiariesList of The Coca-Cola Company subsidiaries
Coca Cola

The Coca-Cola Company is a publicly-traded company headquarted in Atlanta, Georgia. Its stock symbol is KO. It is on the Dow Jones Industrial Average and makes up a large portion of the holdings of Berkshire Hathaway.

The company is most known for making the drink Coca-Cola, the most drank soft drink in the world. It also makes other soft drinks, including:

The company offers 500 different brands and sells more than a billion drinks each day. Most of this is sold in the United States, Mexico, Brazil, China, Japan and the UK.

Besides soft drinks, the company also makes Minute Maid and Odwalla fruit juices, Powerade, and Dasani bottled water. At one time, the company owned Columbia Pictures, but they are now owned by Sony and also Rockstar energy drink now owned by PepsiCo.

Sources[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Coca-Cola Company, Form 8-K, Current Report, Filing Date Feb 12, 2013" (PDF). Retrieved February 13, 2013.
  2. "Coca-Cola Company, Form 10-K, Annual Report, Filing Date Feb 23, 2012" (PDF). Retrieved February 9, 2013.